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Validation Studies of the Modified Baecke Questionnaire (MBAQ)

Bonnefoy et al. 2001

See reference #14

Methods
Relationships between MBAQ and DLW and maximal oxygen uptake (VO2 max) (Pearson and Spearman's correlation coefficients)
Sample
19 men; mean age 73.4 ± 4.1 years
Summary Results
  DLW-TEE VO2 max
MBAQ:
-Questionnaire score
0.21(0.28) 0.32(0.11)

all NS
Spearman's correlation coefficients in parenthesis

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Pols et al. 1995

See reference #15

Methods
Relationship between MBAQ and 3-day activity diary at two times (Pearson correlations and tertile % agreement (Agrmnt)
Sample
64 Dutch men and 62 Dutch women ages 20-70 years of age
Summary Results
  Pearson Agrmnt %
Men
Time 1
0.56* 56.7
Time 2
0.66* 58.3
Women
Time 1
0.44* 40.0%
Time 2
0.42 44.0%

* p < 0.05   ** p < 0.01   *** p < 0.001

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Voorrips et al. 1991

See reference #16

Methods
Relationship between MBAQ total activity score and the average of 3-24 hr activity recalls over a 3-wk period and pedometer (PED) (3 consecutive days)
Sample
14 men and 17 women- healthy and indepen-dently living; 63-80 years of age
Summary Results
  24 hr PED
MBAQ
Total activity score:
0.78 0.72

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Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014